The Challenges of Housing Development and Needs in Abuja, Nigeria

This paper examines the various efforts made by the Nigerian State through the Federal Captial Development Authority (FCDA) and the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) toprovide housing for the urban population of Abuja.It also examines the various stages of these programmes in the last thirty six years of the development of Abuja; the success so far recorded, the various challenges associated with it and the impact from land administration and land management…